Conflict Resolution for the 21st Century

Home About Services Panelists Rules/Forms ARC News Disclosures Contact

MCLE - Miscellaneous


Hon. Lawrence W. Crispo
Los Angeles County Superior Court, Retired

Judge Crispo’s tenure on the bench and his extensive private career enable him to easily and effectively work with counsel and their clients to move matters toward resolution. Knowledgeable in many aspects of the law and highly respected by trial lawyers, Judge Crispo is insightful and personable. He has been able to achieve consensus in almost all matters brought before him.

Why Can't We All Get Along? How to Handle Difficult Clients and Counsel While Maintaining Civility

Hon. Burton S. Katz
Los Angeles County Superior Court, Retired

Named one of the Los Angeles Daily Journal’s 30 “Top Neutrals” of 2006, Judge Burton S. Katz is a fulltime dispute resolution professional who has gained an excellent reputation for his settlement abilities. Described by his clients as “smart, focused, creative, engaging, nonthreatening, empathetic and firm when he needs to be,” Judge Katz specializes in construction defect issues but has also resolved multi-million dollar cases involving partnership dissolutions, fee disputes and a range of other complex disputes.

The 3 P's: Personality, Presence & Presentation in the Courtroom


  Copyright © ARC 2007